SearchEnterpriseLinux: Management Central to Securing Linux
May 03, 2004, 13:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jan Stafford)
[ Thanks to Michael
S. Mimoso for this link. ]
"What are the most common security mistakes being made
by IT managers today?
"Gijo Mathew: It still has to be the lack of asset management
that IT administrators have. If queried, most people still do not
have an accurate inventory of the systems they have and what
applications and other software they are using on those platforms.
Without this information, you can never know what needs to be
secured and what may be vulnerable..."